Application Systems Analyst/Developer - Washington State University in Pullman Washington

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Washington State University

Pullman, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

This position will provide information technology support and expertise to research activities on the Aeolus high-performance computing (HPC) cluster within the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture. The primary function of this position is to provide expert level consultation regarding specialized information technology research and development to support use of the HPC cluster and, thus, support the growth of the cluster and it’s user base. Additionally, this position will assist with the daily operation and maintenance of the HPC cluster, including, but not limited to installing and maintaining applications, training new users, and overseeing data back-ups. This position may serve as the back-up systems administrator as needed.

Required Qualifications

Positions require a Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years professional experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of Message Passing Interface (MPI) and OpenMP
Ability to program in high-level, scripting language such as bash, csh, Perl or Python
Experience troubleshooting software code using tools such as valgrind, strace or gdb
Experience with LDAP
Experience with NFS and at least one parallel distributed file-system such as GPFS, Panasas or Luster
Experience with web technology such as Drupal, PHP, etc.
Familiarity with integration of GPU boards and other emerging many-core architectures into traditional clusters.
Experience working in a higher education setting preferably at WSU

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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